History: Military & Naval History

  • The Anglo-Kuki War, 1917–1919: A Frontier Uprising against Imperialism during the First World War book cover

    The Anglo-Kuki War, 1917–1919

    A Frontier Uprising against Imperialism during the First World War, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jangkhomang Guite, Thongkholal Haokip

    This book explores the Kuki uprising against the British Empire during the First World War in Northeast frontier of India (then Assam-Burma frontier). It underlines how of the three-year war (1917–1919), spanning over 6,000 square miles, is crucial to understanding present-day Northeast India. The…

    Paperback – 2020-03-15 
    Routledge India

  • Philip Skippon and the British Civil Wars: The

    Philip Skippon and the British Civil Wars

    The "Christian Centurion", 1st Edition

    By Ismini Pells

    Philip Skippon was the third-most senior general in parliament’s New Model Army during the British Civil Wars. A veteran of European Protestant armies during the period of the Thirty Years’ War and long-serving commander of the London Trained Bands, no other high-ranking parliamentarian enjoyed…

    Hardback – 2020-03-06 
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    Warfare, Society and Culture

  • Warfare and the Making of Early Medieval Italy (568–652) book cover

    Warfare and the Making of Early Medieval Italy (568–652)

    1st Edition

    By Eduardo Fabbro

    Devastated by two decades of war and ravaged by the spread of the plague, large parts of Italy fell quickly into the hands of a group known to history as the Lombards. By the early 570s the Lombards were firmly established in Italy, which they ruled without ever fully unifying it. The events of the…

    Hardback – 2020-03-04 
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    Studies in Medieval History and Culture

  • Gladstone and Kruger: Liberal Government & Colonial 'Home Rule' 1880-85 book cover

    Gladstone and Kruger

    Liberal Government & Colonial 'Home Rule' 1880-85, 1st Edition

    By Deryck Schreuder

    Originally published in 1969, Gladstone and Kruger examines British reactions to the Afrikaner nationalism. Beginning with the first Anglo-Boer war of 1880-81, it examines the formulation of policy after the British defeat at Majuba Hill. A that moment, the dangers of a pan-Afrikaner revolt in the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Gladstone and Disraeli

  • Gladstone book cover

    Gladstone

    1st Edition

    By Erich Eyck

    Originally published in 1966 and translated by Bernard Miall, Gladstone traces William Gladstone’s career from his election to Parliament in 1832, to his funeral in Westminster Abbey. The book portrays Gladstone as a firm adherent of Toryism and it describes his relations with Peel and Palmerston,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-28 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Gladstone and Disraeli

  • Information and Power in History: Towards a Global Approach book cover

    Information and Power in History

    Towards a Global Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ida Nijenhuis, Marijke van Faassen, Ronald Sluijter, Joris Gijsenbergh, Wim de Jong

    The relationship between information and power is a relevant subject for all times. Today’s perceived ‘information revolution’ has caused information to become a separate object of study during the last two decades for several disciplines. As the contemporary perspective is dominant, information…

    Hardback – 2020-02-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Approaches to History

  • Women Warriors in Southeast Asia book cover

    Women Warriors in Southeast Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vina A. Lanzona, Frederik Rettig

    This book brings together a wide range of case studies to explore the experiences and significance of women warriors in Southeast Asian history from ancient to contemporary times. Using a number of sources, including royal chronicles, diaries, memoirs and interviews, the book discusses why women…

    Hardback – 2020-02-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Democracies Against Hitler: Myth, Reality and Prologue book cover

    Democracies Against Hitler

    Myth, Reality and Prologue, 1st Edition

    By Alexander J. Groth

    First published in 1999, what the confrontation between democracies and Hitlerism tells us about democracy is the subject of this book. It examines the response of political democracies to the phenomenon of Hitlerism, beginning with democracy in Germany itself in the ’20’s and ’30’s, and ending up…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Walter the Chancellor’s The Antiochene Wars: A Translation and Commentary book cover

    Walter the Chancellor’s The Antiochene Wars

    A Translation and Commentary, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susan B. Edgington

    First published in 1999, this edition of Walter the Chancellor’s account of the wars of the Antiochenes against the Muslims in the early twelfth century is a vivid first-hand account of a dramatic yet less well-known period in the history of the northern Crusader states, and an important balance to…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Ships and Shipping in the North Sea and Atlantic, 1400–1800 book cover

    Ships and Shipping in the North Sea and Atlantic, 1400–1800

    1st Edition

    By Richard W. Unger

    First published in 1997, this collection of articles, two of which hitherto only appeared in Dutch, examines the technical changes in shipbuilding, as well as new practices in shipping and fishing, from the late Middle Ages to the Industrial Revolution. It seeks to show how these changes…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • A History of Rome from 133 B.C. to 70 A.D. (1904): From the Tribunate of Tiberius Gracchus to the End of the Jugerthine War book cover

    A History of Rome from 133 B.C. to 70 A.D. (1904)

    From the Tribunate of Tiberius Gracchus to the End of the Jugerthine War, 1st Edition

    By A.H.J. Greenidge

    First published in 1904, this volume began what was to be the magnum opus of the highly regarded Classical scholar, A.H.J. Greenidge. Though published posthumously, the work stands alone as a valuable contribution to Classical history. Beginning with a socioeconomic history which exposes the…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • War Gothic in Literature and Culture book cover

    War Gothic in Literature and Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Steffen Hantke, Agnieszka Soltysik Monnet

    In the context of the current explosion of interest in Gothic literature and popular culture, this interdisciplinary collection of essays explores for the first time the rich and long-standing relationship between war and the Gothic. Critics have described the global Seven Year’s War as the "…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

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